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Macy's looking to maul malls

What happens when the anchor store at the mall becomes a mall?

The changing face of retail in the US showed some more of its cards Thursday as both Macy’s and Kohl’s stores said they would be carving up space within its stores to sell to other retailers. 246 more words

Economy

What You Really Want to Know When Asking “How’s the Market?”

This generic query masks many deep concerns, questions, hopes and fears.

At the root, folks want to know things like:

Am I going to lose my money? 1,793 more words

Nigeria’s recession will begin to end ‘slowly’ but ‘painfully’ in July 2017 – Bismarck Rewane


A leading economist and financial derivatives analyst, Bismarck Rewane, has predicted that Nigeria will start to experience a ‘slow’ but ‘painful’ recovery process from the current economic recession rocking the nation in July 2017. 465 more words

NEWS AND VIEWS

Here Are Multiple Signs That Indicate That The US Is In A Recession – Episode 1210

From X22 Report

Shaeuble says the problem with Greece is not the debt its their reforms. Australia is going to try zero percent down for homes, we all know how that turned out. 180 more words

Economy

How to turn a recession into a depression

Greece is a perfect example of how to turn a bad economic situation into something even worse. As Reuters reports,

Rescue funds from the European Union and International Monetary Fund saved Greece from bankruptcy, but the austerity and reform policies the lenders attached as conditions have helped to turn recession into a depression.

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All Those Great Recession Judgments May be Expiring Soon

Depending on who you ask, the “Great Recession” resulting from the subprime mortgage crisis began in December 2007 and lasted about two years. So, about ten years ago, I was spending most of my work days working on loan documents for third, fourth, and sometimes… 216 more words

Judgment Collections

The Fed will not raise and create March madness

At 2pm Wednesday we get the Federal Reserve’s minutes from the last meeting at the end of January.

As many Fed governors and presidents have said since, look for more jawboning about raising rates “sooner, rather than later.” 441 more words

Economy